Alisha is a freelance writer and photographer. She is the creator of travel and adventure site Terradrift.com and has written about travel and rewards for many publications, including American Way and Johnny Jet.
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6 Things to Consider Before Joining Airline Loyalty Programs
When choosing an airline loyalty program, focus on the factors that best serve your travel needs and style.
The Best Starter Points and Miles Cards for Beginners
These are the travel credit card for beginners or anyone who want sto get started collecting travel rewards.
How to Plan a Surprise Trip
You're going to need personal info, like legal name and date of birth, to be able to book a surprise vacation.
How to Add United Economy Benefits to a Basic Economy Ticket
Upgrading to United's economy class gives you the option to change your flight, bring a carry-on and more.
The United Frequent Flyer Program: Pros and Cons of MileagePlus
United offers the most ways to earn miles other than flying, but without an award chart, it's hard to predict cost.
Frontier vs. Spirit: The Battle of the Budget Airlines
Which of these low-cost airlines fares better?
How to Fly to Mexico’s Baja California on American Airlines
American Airlines offers flights to Cabo for as few as 12,500 miles round trip.
How to Travel to Houston Using Points and Miles
If you're going to Space City, you've got a ton of airline and hotel options for redeeming your points.
Airline and TSA Carry-On Restrictions
Each airline has its own restrictions for how large your carry-on luggage can be.
How to Contact United Airlines Customer Service
United has different numbers to call based on the issue, such as lost luggage or refund requests.
10 Tips for Traveling With an Emotional Support Animal
Your emotional support pet may no longer be able to fly for free. Here's what you can expect.
Sweet Spots for Redeeming Spirit Airlines Points
These award flights offer good value for your Free Spirit points when you compare them against the cash prices.
The Guide to Baggage Insurance
Some travel credit cards and travel insurance policies offer reimbursement if your bags are lost or delayed.
The Guide to Earning Free Spirit Points
Members of the Free Spirit program can earn points with their spending on Spirit Airlines' fares and fees.